WorkCare

Occupational Athletic Trainer (ATC)

US-ID-Boise
Job ID
2017-1099
# of Openings
1
Category
Other

Overview

As the nation’s largest physician-owned and managed occupational health care company, WorkCare has provided occupational healthcare services to some of the world’s most prominent organizations since 1984.

 

At WorkCare, we believe health care that harmonizes with your company’s environment and business objective is better care. Our clients benefit from an extensive selection of wellness resources suitable to their individual needs with more than 3,500 clinic providers nationwide and a growing international clinic provider network. Through our comprehensive medical services, we maximize the health and safety of more than 1,000,000 workers per year on a worldwide basis. Our board-certified occupational health physicians are passionate about delivering our mission to improve employee health, productivity and safety through physician managed consulting services, technology-based information systems and customer-focused business models. From preventative programs to primary care, medical surveillance and health management, we have created a standard of excellence that improves quality of life, generates cost-effective care and improves the health care of the workforce.

 

As an integrated health provider, WorkCare is at the forefront of helping employers meet the challenges of managing today’s workforce. WorkCare is owned by a physician who, along with a team of allied credentialed health professionals, provide strategic and tactical consulting services and programs to:

  • Improve workforce productivity
  • Enhance employee health
  • Maintain regulatory compliance
  • Mitigate health-cost drivers
  • Advocate positive health behaviors

We encourage employee growth and professional development and believe in the value of life-long learning. Employee input into our business is valued as we believe that everyone has a unique role to play.

 

We are currently looking for a Full Time Occupational Athletic Trainer (ATC) to work at a client site in Boise, ID. 

Responsibilities

  • Provide triage, first-aid, education and/or escalation of care if needed
  • Help employees prevent repetitive, cumulative and overuse type musculoskeletal injuries and illnesses
  • Conduct ergonomic analysis in order to provide recommendations on workstation modifications
  • Provide on-the-job education and coaching to help workers achieve and maintain physical resilience through optimizing body mechanics and postural habits
  • Assist employees in achieving sustained lifestyle improvements in areas such as nutritional health, physical fitness and stress management
  • Address and mitigate risks related to workers’ total health, therefore reducing the risk of job-related injuries and illnesses
  • Develop job-specific agility routines  and programs to be implemented in a preventative method
  • Minimize risk of injury through awareness, education, ergonomic recommendations and first-aid
  • Proactively engage with employees at their work location
  • Maintain records of triage, ergonomic assessment, first-aid care, and education provided
  • Gain full understanding of the site operations, work-flow, processes and employees in order to make recommendations for preventing musculoskeletal injuries from occurring

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training, Exercise Science, Physical Education, or related field required
  • NATABOC Certified, in good standing
  • Board of Medicine licensed Athletic Trainer within the state of Idaho, in good standing
  • Must hold CPR certification
  • At least 3 years’ athletic training experience
  • Experience in orthopedics, wellness, industrial/occupational health or ergonomic experience a plus
  • Must be able to demonstrate the ability of maintaining privacy and confidentiality 
  • Critical thinking skills a must 
  • Ability to work independently and make decisions in accordance to company policy and procedures 
  • Take initiative on issues that arise daily 
  • Able to manage multiple priorities 
  • Must have the ability to maintain a professional approach with others in job-demanding, multitasking and/or project support situations 
  • Ability to create and edit written materials 
  • Ability to communicate effectively to a variety of audiences 
  • Have the skill in organizing resources and establishing priorities 
  • Ability to gather data, compile information and prepare reports 
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook and have the ability to learn new software as needed

 

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